Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities

Fatal occupational injuries in New York (except N.Y.C)

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Fatal occupational injuries by selected characteristics, by major events or exposures, New York (except N.Y.C.)
Selected
characteristics
2011
Total Event or exposure (1)
Violence
and other
injuries by
persons or
animals
Transpor-
tation
incidents
Fires
and
explosions
Falls,
slips,
trips
Exposure to
harmful
substances or
environments
Contact
with objects
and
equipment

Total

134 24 55 1 25 8 21

Employee Status

Wage and Salary (2)

95 16 36 21 6 15

Self Employed (3)

39 8 19 4 6

Gender

Men

122 21 47 1 24 8 21

Women

12 3 8

Age

Under 16 years

16 to 17 years

1 1

18 to 19 years

3 2 1

20 to 24 years

10 2 4 1

25 to 34 years

11 5

35 to 44 years

24 7 8 4 5

45 to 54 years

44 9 16 10 7

55 to 64 years

26 11 1 5 4 4

65 and over

15 9 3 1

Race or ethnic origin (4)

White (non-Hispanic)

108 18 51 1 15 7 16

Black or African-American (non-Hispanic)

10 3 4

Hispanic or Latino

13 3 6 3

American Indian or Alaska Native (non-Hispanic)

Asian (non-Hispanic)

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander (non-Hispanic)

Multiple races (non-Hispanic)

Other races or not reported (non-Hispanic)

3 1

Industry (NAICS) (5)

Private industry (6)

113 18 46 23 6 20

Goods Producing

42 17 11 3 11

Natural resources and mining

19 11 3 3

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, and hunting

17 10 2 3

Mining (7)

2 1 1

Construction

14 4 6 3

Manufacturing

9 5

Service providing

71 18 29 12 3 9

Trade, transportation, and utilities

31 6 17 4 3

Wholesale trade

3

Retail trade

8 4 4

Transportation and warehousing

19 12

Utilities

1

Information

Financial activities

Finance and insurance

Real estate and rental and leasing

Professional and business services

19 3 6 6 4

Professional, scientific, and technical services

Management of companies and enterprises

Administrative and waste services

17 6 6 4

Education and health services

Educational services

Health care and social assistance

Leisure and hospitality

8 3 3

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

4 3

Accommodation and food services

4 3 1

Other services

8 3 2

Government (6)

21 6 9 1 2

Federal

4 1

State

8 1 5 1

Local

9 4 2 1 1

Occupation (SOC) (8)

Management, professional, and related occupations

24 8 11

Management occupations

14 5 5

Business and financial operations occupations

1

Computer and mathematical occupations

Architecture and engineering occupations

1

Life, physical, and social science occupations

Community and social services occupations

1 1

Legal occupations

Education, training, and library occupations

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

2 2

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

1 1

Service occupations

32 8 11 7 3

Healthcare support occupations

Protective service occupations

11 5 4 1

Food preparation and serving related occupations

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

17 3 5 5 3

Personal care and service occupations

3 1 1 1

Sales and office occupations

9 4 4

Sales and related occupations

6 4

Office and administrative support occupations

3

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

35 13 12 7

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

12 6 3

Construction and extraction occupations

16 4 8 1 3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

7 3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

32 3 15 3 9

Production occupations

8 5

Transportation and material moving occupations

24 3 14 4

Military specific occupations (9)

1

Footnotes
(1) Based on the BLS Occupational Injury and Illness Classification System (OIICS) 2.01 implemented for 2011 data forward.
(2) May include volunteers and workers receiving other types of compensation.
(3) Includes self-employed workers, owners of unincorporated businesses and farms, paid and unpaid family workers, members of partnerships, and may include owners of incorporated businesses.
(4) Persons identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. The individual racial categories shown exclude data for Hispanic and Latino workers.
(5) Industry data from 2003 to 2008 are classified using the 2002 North American Industry Classification System. Industry data from 2009 to the present are classified using the North American Industry Classification System, 2007.
(6) Includes all fatal occupational injuries meeting this ownership criterion across all specified years, regardless of industry classification system.
(7) Includes fatal injuries at all establishments categorized as Mining (Sector 21) in the North American Industry Classification System, including establishments not governed by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) rules and reporting, such as those in Oil and Gas Extraction.
(8) Occupation data from 2003 to 2010 are based on the Standard Occupational Classification system, 2000. Occupation data from 2011 to the present are based on the Standard Occupational Classification system, 2010.
(9) Includes fatal injuries to persons identified as resident armed forces regardless of individual occupation listed.

NOTE: Totals for major categories may include subcategories not shown separately. Blank cells indicate no data reported or data that do not meet publication criteria. CFOI fatality counts exclude illness-related deaths unless precipitated by an injury event.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, in cooperation with State, New York City, District of Columbia, and Federal agencies, Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.

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